We picked the 10 best Latino players in the NBA who not only triumphed thanks to their talent and hard work, but also opened the door for the world to see that Latin America is a continent where basketball is played a lot and well.
PanamericanWorld proposes an approach to the best moments in the career of five highly-influential Latino athletes in the United States.
Art Moreno This multimillionaire is the first Mexican-American businessman to own an MLB franchise. He bought the Anaheim Angels in 2003, which play in the West region of the American League, and he later renamed the team as the Anaheim Los Angeles Angels.
In terms of professional boxing, Mexican Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is perhaps the most successful and media-hyped figure in Latin America. At the age of 26, this Guanajuato-born fighter is ranked within the top ten of the world, pound by pound.